“Pequeno” Nogueira To Sign With WEC, 145 lb. Title Shot?


The following is an excerpt from an article on Sherdog.com:

Alexandre Franca Nogueira is set to sign with the WEC, sources close to the Brazilian's camp have told Sherdog.com.

Nogueira's manager has a contract for the fighter to meet Nick Agallar in a 145-pound bout. Best known as “Pequeno,” Nogueira is the long-time king of Shooto's 143-pound division. He is considered a master of the guillotine choke and holds a record of 13-4-2.

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